Insects Database
 Insects and other Arthropoda
 Ants
 Arachnids
 Bees
 Beetles
 Booklice - Barkflies
 Bugs
 Bumblebees
 Cicadas
 Crane flies
 Dragonflies
 Earwigs
 Flies
 Isopods
 Locusts
 Mayflies
 Mecoptera
 Mosquitoes
 Moths & Butterflies
 Myriapods
 Net-winged insects
 Plant-parasitic Hemipterans
 Praying Mantises
 Termites
 Wasps
Distribution path and Subregions of Libya (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - North Africa - Libya
Taxonomy for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in Libya
Class
Libya
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 170 families, 782 genera, 1549 species
Tree
Subclass
Libya
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 168 families, 778 genera, 1543 species
Tree
Infraclass
Libya
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 166 families, 771 genera, 1530 species
Tree
Superorder
Libya
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 114 families, 557 genera, 1134 species
Tree
Order
Libya
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 31 families, 96 genera, 175 species
Tree
Suborder
Libya
Nematocera (Latreille, 1825) (Long-horned flies)
 6 families, 14 genera, 22 species
Site
Tree
Show Info
Families100    worldwide
Genera3.914    worldwide
Species84.054    worldwide
Common namesLong-horned flies, Mosquitoes
German namesMücken
Dutch namesMuggen
Finnish namesSääsket
Norwegian namesMygg
Swedish namesMyggor
AuthorLatreille, 1825
Distribution
Continents:

Eurasia (Asia, Europe, Russia, Caucasus, North Eurasia)

America (North America, South America, Central America, Caribbean)

Africa (East Africa, Southern Africa, Central Africa, North Africa, West Africa)

Oceania (Australasia, Polynesia, Melanesia, Micronesia)

Antarctica (Subantarctic Islands, Antarctic Islands)


Ecozones:

Palaearctic (West Palaearctic, East Palaearctic, South Palaearctic)

Nearctic, Afrotropical, Neotropical, Indo-Australian region (Oriental)

Holarctic


Fossils:

Cenozoic (Paleogene, Neogene, Quaternary)

Paleozoic (Cambrian, Permian, Ordovician, Carboniferous, Silurian, Devonian)

Mesozoic (Cretaceous, Jurassic, Triassic)


World Oceans:

Pacific Ocean (Pacific Islands, Bering Sea)

Atlantic Ocean (British overseas territory Atlantic, Mediterranean Sea, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands)

Indian Ocean (Bay of Bengal)


Countries
Checklists
Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Comoros, Cook Islands, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mali, Malta, Marshall Islands, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nauru, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Niue, North Korea, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Palestine, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Republic of the Congo, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, São Tomé and Príncipe, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Tuvalu, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesNematocera in bie.ala.org.au
Nematocera in faunaeur.org
Nematocera in itis.gov
Nematocera in dyntaxa.se
Nematocera in Wikipedia (English)
Infraorder
Libya
    Bibionomorpha (Hennig, 1954) (Gnats)
     1 family, 7 genera, 9 species
Infraorder
Libya
    Culicomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (Mosquitoes and Midges)
     2 families, 3 genera, 7 species
Infraorder
Libya
    Psychodomorpha (Chevrolat, 1880)
     1 family, 1 genus, 2 species
Infraorder
Libya
    Tipulomorpha (Gistel, 1848) (Crane Flies)
     2 families, 3 genera, 4 species

Family overview for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in Libya
Cecidomyiidae (Newman, 1834) - 9 SpeciesGall gnats
Ceratopogonidae (Newman, 1834) - 1 SpeciesBiting midges
Culicidae (Meigen, 1818) - 6 SpeciesMosquitoes
Limoniidae (Speiser, 1909) -> Tipulidae - 1 SpeciesLimoniid Crane Flies
Psychodidae (Newman, 1834) - 2 SpeciesOwl Midges
Tipulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 3 SpeciesCrane Flies
6 Families with 22 Species in Libya


Species overview - Checklist for Nematocera in Libya
Anopheles broussesi (Edwards, 1929)Info
Anopheles hyrcanus (Pallas, 1771)Info
Anopheles tenebrosus (Dönitz, 1902)Info
Anopheles ziemanni (Grünberg, 1902)Info
Arceuthomyia valerii (Tavares, 1904)Info
Asphondylia ononidis (F. Low, 1873)Info
Asphondylia punica (Marchal, 1897)Info
Culex pusillus (Macquart, 1850)Info
Culex theileri (Theobald, 1903)Info
Geranomyia fuscior (Starý, 2012)Info
Houardiella salicorniae (Kieffer, 1912)Info
Jaapiella parvula (Liebel, 1889)Info
Leptoconops algeriensis (Clastrier, 1975)Info
Nephrotoma alluaudi (Pierre, 1922)Info
Phlebotomus perfiliewi (Parrot, 1930)Info
Phlebotomus sergenti (Parrot, 1917)Info
Psectrosema tamaricum (Kieffer, 1912)Info
Rhopalomyia producticeps (Kieffer, 1912)Info
Rhopalomyia tubifex (Bouché, 1847)Info
Stefaniola dupla (Möhn, 1971)Info
Tipula barbarensis (Theowald & Oosterbroek, 1980)Info
Tipula orientalis (Lackschewitz, 1930)Info
22 Species in Nematocera for Libya listed
Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderHolometabola
Holometabolous Insects
OrderDiptera
True flies, Mosquitoes, Gnats, Flies
SuborderNematocera
Long-horned flies, Mosquitoes
AuthorLatreille, 1825
 
Synonyms
Culocoidea (Bagnall, 1939)
Nematocerata (Gravenhorst, 1843)
Nematoceratae (Bigot, 1891)
Nemocera (Latreille, 1825)
Nemocerae (Gray, 1832)
Nemocerata (Perty, 1833)
Nemoceratae (Bigot, 1890)
Nemoceri (Lioy, 1895)
Nemoceridi (Targioni Tozetti, 1870)
Polyarta (Billberg, 1820)

Keywords
ABCDEFGHIJKLM
NOPQRSTUVWXYZ
German Flag Nematocera
 Arthropoda (Database)
 Contact
 Copyrights
 Distribution Tree
 Glossary
 Imprint
 New pictures
 Taxonomy Tree
 Unknown insects
 Unknown spiders